Narratives in the Fighting Game Community (FGC) are important to keep observers engaged and care about what’s going on in front of them. Typically these narratives are of the players and their journey or their battles with other players. But those aren’t the only narratives occurring in the scene.
Macsplicer (@macsplicer) highlights some of the important overall narratives that are happening in the FGC. He explores the reason why these story lines have come to surface and what they mean for the future of our community.
- The apparent closing of the skill gap between legacy and new players
- The changing relationship between Smash and the FGC
- The influence of esports on the FGC
- The presence of women in the FGC
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